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Irresistible Sorbets, Sherbets, Water Ices & Granitas (Homecraft) by Sara Lewis

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Published by Lorenz Books .
Written in English


  • Desserts,
  • Cooking / Wine,
  • Cooking,
  • Courses & Dishes - Desserts,
  • Specific Ingredients - Fruit,
  • Cooking / General,
  • Courses & Dishes - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10853767M
ISBN 100754810054
ISBN 109780754810056

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A guide to making your own sorbets, granitas and water ices. The author shows how to use fruit such as melon or clementines as a simple but elegant container for sorbets, and experiments with different aromatic herbs and spices.   This beautiful book by Sunil Vijayakar offers more than 35 easy and delicious recipes for frozen treats. There are fresh fruit pops, ice cream cones, contemporary sorbets, frozen yogurts and souffles, mouth-tingling granitas, sherbets, and wonderfully flavoured frappes, slushes, and frozen drinks that all appeal to adults and children alike.2/5(1).   Sorbets, sherbets and granitas Sorbet is a type of water ice that is softer and more granular than ice cream as it does not contain any fat or egg yolk. The basic ingredient of a sorbet is fruit juice or puree, wine, spirit or liqueur, or an infusion (tea or mint). A sugar syrup, sometimes with additional glucose or one or two invert.   Halfway between sorbet and ice cream, sherbet is basically sorbet with a bit of milk added. And it is always fruit-based. 3. Granita (aka Italian Ice) Like sorbet, granitas are often made from a puree of fruit, sugar, and water. The difference is in their texture. Unlike sorbets, which are smooth-churned, granita purees are scraped repeatedly.

A stylish guide to making your own sorbets, granitas and water ices 25 original recipes are presented in step-by-step format, making it simple to achieve success every time Includes classic recipes, such as Lemon sorbet, Raspberry Sherbet, and Coffee Granita, as well as contemporary creations, such as Lemon Cups with Summer Fruits, Cranberry Water Ice in Lace Pancakes, and Star Anise Granita Reviews: 4.   Granitas have less sugar than both water ices and sorbets, and are stirred less while freezing. Water ice. This is slightly smoother than a granita due to the fact that it is either lower in. With little more than sugar, water and herb sprigs, these desserts are among the easiest to prepare. You can call them sorbets, sherbets, granitas or ices, but they all are in the same family and share the same methods of preparation. If you learn to make one flavor, you can make many. Try These 5 Herbal Ices: • Basil-Lime Sorbet. Ice cream is impossible to resist, whatever your age or occasion. Whether you want a delicious Raspberry Sherbet or Watermelon Granita to cool you on a hot day; a tempting Passion Fruit Mousse or Hot Apple Ice Cream with Cinnamon Bread to finish off a dinner party; or an Apricot Parfait or Nougat Ice Cream just for the sheer indulgence, this book has recipes that will never leave you wanting.

  No, this book has recipes for coffee-chocolate sherbert, ginger and kiwi water ice, mulled wine ice and many more sophisticated and original desserts! All measures are given in metric, imperial and standard cups and spoons making this book accessible no matter where you live. Where an ingredient's name differs in the US, both names are s: 4. - Books about ice cream and other frozen treats. See more ideas about Frozen treats, Ice cream, Treats pins. This icy dessert fits into the same equation of sorbet and sherbet, as starts with the same base ingredients: fruit and sugar. However, unlike sorbet which is then frozen and churned, granita is spread into a layer and frozen. The surface is then scraped and broken up into tiny pieces that are much coarser and icier than a smooth scoop of sorbet.   Granitas are similar to sorbets, and are sometimes served in savory variations, but are more icy and chunky thanks to being made with the freeze-and-scrape method utilized by my nana. Sorbets are traditionally dairy-free and made with simply fruit and sugar, then slow-churned to .